August 1st, 2014 Show Notes – All Things Transfers with Rhinotech
Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast. Terry and Aaron welcome Greg Markus from Rhinotech to talk about all things transfers. They have some unique products and some great tips for people looking to decorate dark garments. If you were ever interested in inkjet or laser transfers, this is a great episode to listen in on.
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All Things Transfers with Greg Markus
- Greg, I know you have a variety of products you offer, but we were particularly intrigued by your new dark shirt transfer system. Can you tell us a little about this process?
- What hardware would someone need to buy to print dark shirts?
- Talk to us about some of your other products – both equipment and supplies.
Greg Markus, Graduated from college with a fine art degree and started in the industry in 1974 working for a distributor in MN. In 1978 he went to work for Autotype setting up distribution on the east coast and then moved to Autotypes UK manufacturing facility in the marketing and sales department. In 1983 he moved back to MN and started a screen printing business and then in the 90s he developed the diamond grinding wheel for sharpening squeegees. Then in 1996 he started RhinoTech they are celebrating their 18th anniversary this year.
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